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The Use of Force topic provides news, information and training on one the most commonly discussed areas in law enforcement training programs. Shooting skills and defensive tactics are critical to keeping officers alive out of harm's way. We cover all subjects—nothing is taboo in this discussion.
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Review finds fault with BART officers' behavior after New Year's shooting

By Phillip Matier and Andrew Ross San Francisco ChronicleOAKLAND, Calif. — BART police bungled... - Full Story

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Police revising policies after Texas gay bar raid

By Angela K. Brown Associated PressFORT WORTH, Texas — The Fort Worth police chief said Tuesday... - Full Story

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Force Science questions new TASER report on Canada incident Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Force Science questions new TASER report on Canada incident

Provided by Force Science NewsEditor’s note: Give us your feedback! We’re very interested in your tho... - Full Story

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Colo. police chief defends TASER use

By John Aguilar Daily CameraBOULDER, Colo. — Boulder's police chief issued a letter Monday defending... - Full Story

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Minn. chief asks FBI to examine tape of arrest

By David Chanen and Rochelle Olson Star TribuneMINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Minneapolis Police Chief Tim... - Full Story

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Calif. police monitoring use of force among officers

By Susan Sward, Lance Williams San Francisco ChronicleSAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Police... - Full Story

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 A closer look at the AMA's CED report Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.) - Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement

A closer look at the AMA's CED report

In a well-meaning but flawed report, the American Medical Association (AMA) has taken on tactics and ot... - Full Story

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Maine police review high-speed chase tactics

By David Hench Portland Press HeraldSCARBOROUGH, Maine — Scarborough police are reviewing the chase... - Full Story

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N.Y. cop's TASER use on woman causes controversy

By John O'Brien Post-StandardSYRACUSE, N.Y. — In January, an Onondaga County sheriff's deputy pulled... - Full Story

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L.A. police end standoff with less lethal force

L.A. police end standoff with less lethal force

Associated PressLOS ANGELES — A man suspected of making threats against the White House was pulled... - Full Story



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Use of Force Columnists

Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement
with Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.)
The Winning Mind The Winning Mind
with Dave Smith